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Offline damocles

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« on: 14/07/2011 15:27:01 »
Headline observed in a local conservation/sustainable lifestyle magazine:

"Build Your Own Solar System"

I know what was meant, but ... well... really?!!


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« Reply #1 on: 14/07/2011 16:57:04 »
Right, lets have a go.

first I need the component parts-






Hey! Weren't you Uranus just now?

Opps, slight error there! Perhaps none will notice.


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« Reply #2 on: 14/07/2011 17:53:43 »
A solar hot water system is well within the realm of a Do-It-Yourself (DIY) person.

There are many descriptions on the WWW about assembling solar panels from individual cells, although I think that most people choose to start with solar panels.  There is on reason that the rest of the system couldn't be installed by a DIY person.  However, it can be frustrating that some of the materials needed can't be acquired at the local building supply store.

You mean that kind of a "solar system".

I must admit that it is good to play God once in a while   :D
« Last Edit: 14/07/2011 21:56:30 by CliffordK »

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